• Low income tied to less sacubitril/valsartan adherence in patients with HFrEF

    5 days ago - By Healio

    Patients with HF with reduced ejection fraction and lower household income were less likely to file a prescription for sacubitril/valsartan and were less adherent to treatment compared with higher-income patients, researchers reported.
    At the American Heart Association Quality of Care and Outcomes Research Scientific Sessions, researchers presented evidence that patients with HFrEF and income of less than $40,000 per year were nearly 30% less likely to fill their prescriptions for sacubitril/valsartan compared with patients with HFrEF making at least $100,000 per year.
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